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Five (slightly weird) makeup tips for beauty on a budget

Five (slightly weird) makeup tips for beauty on a budget

Brianna Baptiste, Staff Writer

February 27, 2018


Filed under Fashion, OPINION, Showcase

Have you ever thought that some of your best makeup tools come from your refrigerator? Beauty gurus all over the world have been coming up with all sorts of creative ideas to help everyone slay the game. A good portion of these inventions are created to make sure that everyone looks amazing even on a budget...

The problem with live-action adaptations of anime shows

The problem with live-action adaptations of anime shows

Max Wagner, Columnist

February 26, 2018


Filed under Columns, Film, OPINION, Showcase, Television

Everyone has memories of their favorite shows from when they were a child. As a kid born in the mid-90s, I grew up in a time when cartoons and anime were exquisite pieces of art, at least through a child's eyes. Shows like “Dragon Ball Z”, “Yugi-Oh”, and “Pokemon” introduced me to a slightly...

If you gave Kitty Genovese a smartphone

If you gave Kitty Genovese a smartphone

Edwin J. Viera, Opinion Editor

February 20, 2018


Filed under Columns, OPINION, Politics, Showcase, Society

In 1964, Kitty Genovese was a young woman who was coming home from her job when she was brutally murdered. Even though she was able to fight off her attacker several times prior, she was unable to muster the strength to defend herself a final time. The perpetrator was caught and sentenced to death, though...

Athletic advantages belong on the field, not in the classroom

Athletic advantages belong on the field, not in the classroom

Matt Chandler, Contributor

February 19, 2018


Filed under OPINION, Student Experience

If I had known how hard it was going to be to get a seat in some of the classes offered at Buffalo State, I might have practiced harder when I was playing baseball in high school. We all know the frustration of needing a class to fit into your schedule, only to find out once you go online to register,...

REVIEW: Black Panther breaks records and barriers in stunning fashion

REVIEW: Black Panther breaks records and barriers in stunning fashion

Max Wagner, Columnist

February 18, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, Film, Reviews, Showcase

All the way back in 1997, the world was gifted a film called “Spawn”. While this may not be one of the best movies of all time, actually it’s one of the worst, it was one of the first times we saw an African-American actor in the lead role of a comic book film. Then, just one year later, a truly...

Looking at fashion and style of African American culture throughout the 2000s

Looking at fashion and style of African American culture throughout the 2000s

Brianna Baptiste, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018


Filed under Fashion, OPINION, Showcase

Welcome back to part two of our journey back in time to see the fashion and makeup trends in black culture. Last week, trends and styles of the 1900s. Just to make a slight recap, if you read last week’s story, you’d remember that the 20th century was full of new style ideas. The 20th century wa...

Celebrating Single Awareness Day brings happiness to broken hearts

Celebrating Single Awareness Day brings happiness to broken hearts

Edwin J. Viera, Opinion Editor

February 15, 2018


Filed under Humor & Satire, OPINION, Showcase, Student Experience

Every year, Valentine’s Day rolls around and many people either spend time with their partner, friends or family in a show of love. Though some may admit the holiday has become commercialized, Valentine’s Day isn’t exactly my ideal way of showing my love, or lack thereof. Instead of celebrating...

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